Yakimovich Programs and Sessions

Sessions offered in the Yakimovich Wellness Centre are virtual or in-person and free.

We hope these sessions:
•    help you better navigate your health and aging journey;
•    increase your knowledge, skills and access to resources in your community and within the health care system; 
•    provide a variety of topics to help you Be Well, Be Secure, Be Connected, and Be Enriched 

Calendar of Upcoming Sessions


General Information on Yakimovich Programs and Sessions

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Not required

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Island Health Magazine Fall 2021

Read articles on building resilience in children; how loneliness impacts health; tips and recipes for healthy to-go lunches; information about IBD and a feature about patient partners.

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Primary care memory clinics to benefit Island Health seniors

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Two new primary care memory clinics, located in Victoria and Nanaimo, will provide support to adults concerned about cognitive changes, such as memory loss. These clinics feature an interdisciplinary team of family physicians, nurses, social workers, and occupational therapists, with back up support from specialists if necessary.

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Island Health asks for public’s assistance in appropriate emergency department use

Island Health is asking people to do their part to ensure our hospital emergency departments can continue to meet the care needs of patients experiencing medical emergencies.

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